The Keuka College Women’s Lacrosse team opened the 2017 season March 21 with a 17-4 loss to Hartwick College at the Jephson Community Athletic Complex.

Keuka College (0-1) got two goals from freshman Vera Freda (Watertown). Kendall Neuberger (Penn Yan) and Abigail Wood (Onondaga) each added a goal. Morgan Bruno (Seneca Falls) added a pair of assists in the loss. Sophomore goalie Ally Thayer (Rome) made a career-high 19 saves for the Wolves.

Keuka College 4 vs. Hartwick College 17

Vera Freda scored the opening goal of the season for Wolves in the first minute of play, but Hartwick College responded in a big way. The Hawks scored eight unanswered in the first half. Freda netted her second tally, but Hartwick led 9-2 at the half. The second half featured more offense from Hartwick as they netted eight goals in the period. Keuka got on the board twice with goals from Neuberger and Wood, but it was not enough as they fell to Hartwick 17-14.

Coming up for Keuka College: Keuka College will be on the road this weekend to take on Mount Saint Mary College Saturday afternoon. It will be the first meeting ever between the Wolves and the Knights.